Robert Henry Farrier

20 June 1867–18 May 1936 (Age 68)
Sinking Creek, Craig, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Robert Henry

When Robert Henry Farrier was born on 20 June 1867, in Sinking Creek, Craig, Virginia, United States, his father, Alpha Jacob Farrier, was 35 and his mother, Harriet Elizabeth Pence, was 22. He married Minnie Howe Porterfield on 4 June 1890, in Giles, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Pearisburg, Giles, Virginia, United States in 1880 and Newport, Wales, United Kingdom in 1970. He died on 18 May 1936, in Newport, Giles, Virginia, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Newport Cemetery, Newport, Giles, Virginia, United States.

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Robert Henry Farrier
Minnie Howe Porterfield
Marriage: 4 June 1890
Kenneth Howe Farrier
Alpha Gordon Farrier
Paul Henry Farrier Dr.
Nancy Louise Farrier
Harriet Pence Farrier
Helen May Farrier
Mary Elizabeth Farrier
Robert Henry Farrier Jr.

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!
Age 1
Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
Age 17
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
Age 19
Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a blacksmith ( see Ferrier ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (26)

  • Robert Henry Farrier in household of A J Farrier, "United States Census, 1870"
  • R Henry Farrier, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Henry S Farrier, "United States Census, 1910"

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